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confuse

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1 to throw into a state of mental uncertainty

  • the similar-sounding words "censure" and "censor" often confuse people
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blow one's mind, go to one's head

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2 to make (something) unclear to the understanding

  • stop confusing the issue with irrelevant facts
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3 to fail to differentiate (a thing) from something similar or related

  • a lot of people confuse popular fame with enduring achievement
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4 to throw into a state of self-conscious distress

  • she was confused by the shocking bluntness of his marriage proposal
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5 to undo the proper order or arrangement of

  • vandals had hopelessly confused the papers in the office files
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